Serena Williams, Simona Halep and Li Na have retained top three places in the latest WTA Rankings announced on Monday 18th August by the WTA Tour, while followed by Czech Republic star Petra Kvitova and Agnieszka Radwanska at No. 4 and No. 5 places respectively in ranking points.
17-time singles Grand slam winner Serena Williams has showed outstanding performance by winning Cincinnati Masters crown on Sunday beating former World no. 1 Ana Ivanovic in two sets. American star will travel to New York to defend the upcoming US Open title begins from this month ending in the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.
Ana Ivanovic has moved couple of places to No. 9 and former World no. 1 Caroline Wozniacki climbed a place to No. 12 in the latest WTA Rankings announced on Monday.
Latest WTA Rankings as of August 18th 2014
Ana Ivanovic (+2)
Jelena Jankovic (-1)
Caroline Wozniacki (+1)
Flavia Pennetta (+2)
Sara Errani (+1)
Lucie Safarova (+2)
Carla Suarez Navarro
Victoria Azarenka (-7)